Grammy Award for Best Gospel Performance, Contemporary

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Grammy Award for Best Gospel Performance, Contemporary
A gold gramophone trophy with a plaque set on a table
Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners
Awarded for quality contemporary performances in the gospel music genre
Country United States
Presented by National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences
First awarded 1978
Last awarded 1983
Official website grammy.com

The Grammy Award for Best Gospel Performance, Contemporary was awarded from 1978 to 1983. From 1978 to 1982 it was titled the Grammy Award for Best Gospel Performance Contemporary or Inspirational.

Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were presented, for works released in the previous year.

Recipients[edit]

Year Performing artist Nationality Work Nominees Ref.
1978 Imperials, TheThe Imperials  United States Sail On [1]
1979 Hart, LarryLarry Hart[2]  United States "What a Friend" [3]
1980 Imperials, TheThe Imperials  United States Heed the Call [4]
1981 The Archers, Cynthia Clawson, Andraé Crouch, Tramaine Hawkins, Walter Hawkins, Dony McGuire, Reba Rambo, and B.J. Thomas  United States The Lord's Prayer [5]
1982 Imperials, TheThe Imperials  United States Priority [6]
1983 Grant, AmyAmy Grant  United States Age to Age [7]

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